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The New York Yankees and the Cleveland Indians will both be trying to pick up a win on Monday when they battle at Progressive Field.
Hiroki Kuroda will be the starting pitcher for the Yankees on this day. Righthander Kuroda is 0-1 this season with a 13.53 ERA.
Kuroda's opponent in this one will be Ubaldo Jimenez. The Indians righthander has a 1.50 ERA to go along with a 0-0 record this season.
Last time out for New York, they were a 7-0 winner as they battled the Tigers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Yankees at +183 were rewarded, while the 7 combined runs moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
In their last action, Cleveland was a 13-0 winner on the road against the Rays. Bettors on Cleveland at +182 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (13) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
New York: 2-4 SU
Cleveland: 3-3 SU
New York most recently:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Cleveland are 6-4
After playing Detroit are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
Cleveland most recently:
When playing on Monday are 3-7
Before playing NY Yankees are 2-8
After playing Tampa Bay are 4-6
After a win are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of NY Yankees's last 7 games when playing Cleveland
NY Yankees are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing Cleveland
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Yankees's last 5 games when playing on the road against Cleveland
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Yankees's last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Cleveland's last 7 games when playing NY Yankees
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Cleveland's last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cleveland's last 5 games when playing at home against NY Yankees
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Cleveland's last 6 games
Cleveland home to NY Yankees, Tuesday, April 9